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The key link in the Waitaki chain
20 September, 2010
The refurbishment of Benmore hydropower station in New Zealand is on track for completion by January 2011. Johan Hendriks gives more details about the work taking place
20 September, 2010
Brian Yanity and Brian Hirsch present an analysis of conventional and in-stream hydro power in the Yukon River watershed
Hydro project engineering costs
09 August, 2010
One of the first questions owners ask is ‘what will be the cost of engineering services’. This paper discusses the effect of documented/non-documented designs on project engineering costs, based on detailed man-hour data obtained from 17 hydro projects ranging in size from the 6.4MW Maggoty development in Jamaica, to the 2304MW La Grande 3 development in Quebec. By J L Gordon, P.Eng
Russia starts 640MW turbine at Sayano-Shushenskaya
26 February, 2010
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin officially restarted the Sayano-Shushenskaya hydro power plant on 24 February by launching on-grid operation of the 640MW unit No 6.
Hydro set to ease economic woes
05 February, 2010
A recent study in the US is urging the government to support hydro power to help it steer the country back to economic recovery through the creation of thousands of new jobs
Mixed reaction to new UK feed-in-tariffs
03 February, 2010
The British Hydropower Association (BHA) has welcomed the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change’s (DECC) finalised version of the Feed-in Tariff (FiT) scheme for renewable electricity generation, but says there are certain issues within the detail of the structure that will effect the fulfilment of the total potential development of hydro.
Scottish hydro potential double early estimates, says report
22 January, 2010
Scotland's hydro potential is nearly double the amount previously estimated in 2008, according to a study published on behalf of the country’s government.
Vital statistics – pumped storage in 2009
04 January, 2010
IWP&DC provides a roundup of developments in the pumped storage industry over the last year